UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

The course is a design'oriented and project'based programme, with a strong research component, which aims to enhance the quality of our cities by bringing innovative design into a new relationship with the latest theoretical research on the special structure of urban form.

Course Modules

Core modules: Introduction to urban design theory; thesis and report; technical skills; urban design initial projects.

Course Additional Entry

Normally a minimum of a 2nd Class Honours degree from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard, or a degree of lower classification in a subject appropriate to the programme, plus extensive professional experience in the field at a senior level. For applicants without a 1st degree or full professional membership, but with relevant and substantial work experience in the field, a special qualifying examination may be set. Candidates will be asked to submit a portfolio of their design work once their completed application has been received by the department, and should not send or upload work until it has been requested.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MArch £26,000  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MArch £12,570  Academic year. First year home fees
1 year
Full Time
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